Leavenworth Mayor Cheri Farivar and City Administrator Joel Walinski join us for an update on the Meadowlark Affordable Housing Development, a Community Development Block Grant and several upcoming events.
Leavenworth's 50th annual Autumn Leaf Festival is coming to town this weekend and joining us in studio to talk about it are Heidi Forchemer, the 2013 Royal Lady, and Kathy and Rick Leal, officers with the festival.
The Community Foundation of North Central Washington's Executive Director Beth Stipe drops by the KOHO studio along with Denise Sorom, the foundation's new Director of Community Philanthropy, to talk about their expanding grant programs and how to fill needs within the region.
A Transportation Listening Tour hosted by state officials is coming to Wenatchee tonight at the Chelan County PUD Auditorium from 6 to 9 p.m. The forum is an opportunity for citizens to express their opinions and ideas on state transportation and infrastructure planning. Senator Linda Evans-Parlette joins us on KOHO to talk about this evening's discussion.
Chelan County Sheriff Brian Burnett drops by the KOHO studio to talk about his office's new toy - a 2008 50-caliber Mine Resistant Ambush Protected vehicle. They acquired the $650,000 armored vehicle for free through the Army service that disposes of excess property.
Music and the arts maintain an undeniably large presence here in the Wenatchee Valley. And now a new venue for bringing classical music, opera, film screenings and more has opened near Leavenworth. The Snowy Owl Theater on Icicle Road will be bringing an opera series to the area beginning next month. Dan Langager filed a report with the full details.
Project Engineer with the state transportation department Bob Romine joins us to talk about two major projects wrapping up this month - three bridge replacements on Highway 2 up the Tumwater Canyon and the George Sellar Bridge in south Wenatchee.